November 28 2006

Hermann Gmeiner Prize 2006 goes to midwife from Indonesia

27/11/2006 - On 24 November 2006, Witnowati from West Java, Indonesia, was awarded the Hermann Gmeiner Prize 2006 in a festive ceremony at the SOS Children's Villages Hermann Gmeiner Academy in Innsbruck, Austria.

Witnowati with President Kutin at the awarding ceremony - Photo: SOS Archives

The only practice in the region: Witnowati examines a late-term pregnant woman - Photo: SOS Archives

Witnowati has assisted in the birth of more than 2,000 children to date - Photo: SOS Archives